13 episodes

This is the story of Bob Dylan and The Band’s hard rockin’ performances at the two Woody Guthrie tribute concerts staged in Carnegie Hall on 20 January 1968, AND of a controversial song as unknown today as then: Guthrie’s last complete composition, ‘Dear Mrs Roosevelt’.

Dylan, Guthrie, and Roosevelt - the story of a song Prof. Adrian Smith

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This is the story of Bob Dylan and The Band’s hard rockin’ performances at the two Woody Guthrie tribute concerts staged in Carnegie Hall on 20 January 1968, AND of a controversial song as unknown today as then: Guthrie’s last complete composition, ‘Dear Mrs Roosevelt’.

    13. 'Dear Mrs Roosevelt'

    13. 'Dear Mrs Roosevelt'

    Performed in its entirety by Mike Hammond of the Dodge Brothers.


    https://dodgebrothers.co.uk/


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    For the book of the podcast – and much more, buy Adrian Smith’s Slouching Towards Big Pink Essays on Bob Dylan and The Band, Woody Guthrie, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Takahe, 2020): 


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1908837144/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4


    https://www.bookdepository.com/Slouching-Towards-Big-Pink-Adrian-Smith/9781908837141


     

    • 8 min
    12. A conclusion – the second half

    12. A conclusion – the second half

    For the book of the podcast – and much more, buy Adrian Smith’s Slouching Towards Big Pink Essays on Bob Dylan and The Band, Woody Guthrie, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Takahe, 2020): 


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1908837144/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4


    https://www.bookdepository.com/Slouching-Towards-Big-Pink-Adrian-Smith/9781908837141

    • 11 min
    11. One half of a conclusion

    11. One half of a conclusion

    For the book of the podcast – and much more, buy Adrian Smith’s Slouching Towards Big Pink Essays on Bob Dylan and The Band, Woody Guthrie, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Takahe, 2020): 


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1908837144/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4


    https://www.bookdepository.com/Slouching-Towards-Big-Pink-Adrian-Smith/9781908837141

    • 22 min
    10. ‘Dear Mrs Roosevelt’ – the real [new] deal

    10. ‘Dear Mrs Roosevelt’ – the real [new] deal

    For the book of the podcast – and much more, buy Adrian Smith’s Slouching Towards Big Pink Essays on Bob Dylan and The Band, Woody Guthrie, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Takahe, 2020): 


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1908837144/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4


    https://www.bookdepository.com/Slouching-Towards-Big-Pink-Adrian-Smith/9781908837141

    • 17 min
    9. Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, the Weavers, and Un-American Activities

    9. Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, the Weavers, and Un-American Activities

    For the book of the podcast – and much more, buy Adrian Smith’s Slouching Towards Big Pink Essays on Bob Dylan and The Band, Woody Guthrie, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Takahe, 2020): 


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1908837144/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4


    https://www.bookdepository.com/Slouching-Towards-Big-Pink-Adrian-Smith/9781908837141

    • 24 min
    8. People’s Songs – the rise and rise of Henry Wallace

    8. People’s Songs – the rise and rise of Henry Wallace

    For the book of the podcast – and much more, buy Adrian Smith’s Slouching Towards Big Pink Essays on Bob Dylan and The Band, Woody Guthrie, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Takahe, 2020): 


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1908837144/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4


    https://www.bookdepository.com/Slouching-Towards-Big-Pink-Adrian-Smith/9781908837141

    • 19 min

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